"decoy" in the noun sense
1. decoy, steerer
a beguiler who leads someone into danger (usually as part of a plot)
2. bait, decoy, lure
something used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed
"decoy" in the verb sense
lure or entrap with or as if with a decoy
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